On Monday 25 October, the Annual Sports Award Night was held in the Br Olly Pickett Recreation Centre, where over 150 talented athletes were recognised for their sporting achievements from throughout the year. The students and their families were very privileged to meet our special guests on the evening: Australian Hockey Olympian Tom Wickham and Paralympic Triathlete David Bryant who spoke about their journeys to becoming professional athletes.
Congratulations to all students who received awards on the night, especially to the following students who were awarded “Sportsperson of the Year” for their year level:
A big congratulations to the 2021 Senior Sports Person of the Year, receiving the Peter James Tonkin Award for outstanding sporting achievement and leadership this year – Tahlia Cooper.
Thank you to all of the staff who assisted with Sports Night making it an evening to remember. Special mention to all of the amazing PE staff who have worked tirelessly throughout the year to deliver our amazing sporting programs which are the envy of many schools. Thank you to all of the students who were a part of our sporting programmes this year, whether you received an award or not, your commitment, dedication, representation and sportsmanship was admirable. I look forward to some new sports in 2022 as we begin again in our Summer NAS and ACC Swimming competitions.
Mr Ralph Heyes
Director of Sport